Welcome! Login | Register
 

PC Students, Faculty Rally Against Racial Profiling—The main gates of the Providence College campus…

Moore: Elorza’s Budget is a Bridge To Nowhere—Moore: Elorza's Budget is a Bridge To Nowhere

Secrets and Scandals - Reforming Rhode Island 1986-2006, Chapter Nine—Between 1986 and 2006, Rhode Island ran a…

Jencunas: A Tribute to Professor Jay Goodman—Professor Jay Goodman had a story for every…

Personal Tech For Women: 5 Things To Know About Tracking Your Stuff—Losing things – whether it’s your keys, wallet,…

Middletown’s Paradise Farmhouse Named “Best Retreat House” by Yankee Magazine—The Paradise Farmhouse at the Norman Bird Sanctuary…

Brown Lax Earns 1st NCAA Tourney Berth Since 2009—Brown Lax Earns 1st NCAA Tourney Berth Since…

Bryant Lax to Visit Marist For NCAA Tourney Play-in Game—Bryant Lax to Visit Marist For NCAA Tourney…

Smart Benefits: Exchange Funding - What’s Next?—Federal dollars funded the start up of Rhode…

Revolution Unbeaten In Seven-Straight, Win 2-1 Over New York—The New England Revolution continue their early season…

 
 

Bulldogs back on the winning track

Friday, February 01, 2013

 

Led by junior Alex Francis' season high 27 points, Bryant rolled past Fairleigh-Dickinson 78-63 Thursday night in Hackensack, NJ.

The win for the Bulldogs pushes their record to 14-6 on the year, and 7-2 in the Northeast Conference.  The seven league wins matches their previous best mark (in Division I) during the 2010-11 season.

Francis's 27 points were a game best for the Bulldogs as he fell just a single rebound shy of a double-double with a game high nine boards. Francis led four double-digit scorers for the Bryant, as sophomore sharpshooter Dyami Starks added 13 and Joe O'Shea chipped in 12 points with a career-best seven assists.

Corey Maynard added a season-best 16 points for Bryant, along with eight rebounds as the Bulldogs outrebounded the Knights 39-26, and shot 43% from the floor.  Of Bryant's 39 boards, 17 came on the offensive glass, and the Bulldogs capitalized on 17 FDU turnovers for 25 second-chance points on the night.

Bryant will stay put in the Garden State, and next face Monmouth Saturday night at 7:00 pm.

 

Enjoy this post? Share it with others.

 
 
:)